Tonight, Holy Week & Easter!

Hi everyone,
This evening is our final Deepening Our Relationship with God in Lent service. We will share a Rite 3 Eucharist at 6:30 pm, then gather in the kitchen for some yummy soup and wonderful fellowship. Please join us!

Holy Week begins this Sunday!

Palm Sunday – March 25
8:00 am Rite 1 Eucharist
No forum this week – the final session is rescheduled for April 8th at 9:00 am
9:50 am All gather in the Memorial Garden for the 10:00 am Liturgy of the Palms (weather permitting). In the case of inclement weather, we will begin in the Parish Hall. We will process into the church together for our Rite 2 Eucharist, including the Passion according to Mark.
5:00 pm Stations of the Cross

If you have not yet experienced our amazing Easter Triduum at Good Shepherd, don’t miss it this year! These services are powerful and deeply moving, and arguably the most important services of the entire church year.

Maundy Thursday – March 29
4:30 pm Food prep and set up – all are welcome. It’s fun!
6:30 pm Potluck agape dinner with a Mediterranean theme
7:30 pm Maundy Thursday Liturgy with Washing of Feet, Lord’s Supper, Reservation of the Sacrament, Washing of the Altar, Stripping, & Veiling of the Sanctuary

Good Friday – March 30
6:30 pm Soup and bread potluck (no meat or alcohol)
7:30 pm Good Friday Liturgy: The Passion according to John, Solemn Collects, Showing of the Cross, Holy Communion from the Reserved Sacrament

Easter Eve – March 31
6:30 pm Our annual Pizzafest! hosted by the Youth Group
7:30 pm The Great Vigil of Easter begins in the Memorial Garden

Easter Sunday – April 1
8:00 am Said Rite 1 Eucharist
10:00 am Said Rite 2 Eucharist with Hymns
11:00 am Annual Eggstravaganza Egg Hunt!

And coming up on April 7th at 10:00 am at Carmel Cinema 8:
Our 2018 Movie Premier – Sherlock Gnomes!
Don’t forget to get your tickets, by sending an email to RSVP@goodshepherdny.org or seeing Deacon Norm on Sunday. Tell your friends!